RAND Expert to Testify before Congress on the Future of Self-Driving Cars
RAND autonomous vehicle expert Nidhi Kalra will testify before the House Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection. She will speak about “Self-Driving Cars: Road to Deployment.”
Kalra will discuss:
- The challenges to ensuring autonomous vehicles are safe before they are allowed on the road for consumer use
- Why road testing autonomous vehicles cannot prove their safety
- Recommendations to Congress and policymakers to realize the benefits and mitigate the drawbacks of autonomous vehicles.
10:15 a.m. E.T., Tuesday, February 14, 2017
2123 Rayburn House Office Building
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